Bhopal and Ujjain have been selected for the Smart City Digital Payment award-2018.
These awards are given by the Urban Development and Housing Ministry of the Government of India.
Urban Development and Housing Minister Shri Jaivardhan Singh has congratulated the staff of Bhopal and Ujjain Smart City for the achievement.
In the Best Digital Payment Adaptor Category, Ujjain has been selected in the cities with 5 to 10 lakh population and Bhopal has been selected in the over 10 lakh population category.
Ujjain has been selected in the Best Digital Payment Innovator and Fastest Growing Smart City Focussing on Digital Payments award category also.
While 72 cities were shortlisted in the first phase, 65 smart cities were shortlisted in the second phase for the award.
After the presentation of smart city, the evaluation committee selected the cities for the award.